DeSoto Parish Chamber of Commerce

The DeSoto Parish Chamber is a non-profit organization that operates on membership investments and dollars generated from business-related programs. The Chamber represents over 200 businesses and individualsinterested in improving our community.

The Chamber

  • Works closely with various economic development groups throughout the parish to promote economic development;

  • Provides demographic and economic resource information to those looking to expand or open new businesses;

  • Works with city, parish, state and other officials to create a business-friendly environment;

  • Responds to requests from visitors and those considering a move;

  • Provides public relations volunteers to welcome new businesses with ribbon cuttings and other business celebrations;Chamber Building

  • Maintains a website and directories of local businesses, clubs, organizations, manufacturers, churches, media and VIPs;

  • Maintains current distribution of local maps and telephone directories; and

  • Encourages everyone to choose DeSoto Parish.

Why Join the Chamber?

Because –

  •  You are a citizen doing business in this parish and sharing in its prosperity. The obligations of business citizenship challenge every person and institution to subscribe actively to the advancement of the community.
  • You prosper as our parish prospers. By helping to build a thriving community, your investment is strengthened and your opportunities are broadened. You have a personal interest in these objectives.


  •  The support of all business and professional people is critical to economic improvement and the civic and business development demanded by our modern standards of living.


  • These goals can be reached only by united effort through an organization equipped to study and conduct a sound program of community progress.

Mission Statement

To promote and advance the civic, commercial, industrial, agricultural and professional interests of the Parish of DeSoto, State of Louisiana, and to promote the general welfare and prosperity for the Parish of DeSoto.